Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria reports 28 new Covid cases and NSW two as Queensland relaxes border restrictions

Northern NSW to be included in Queensland border zone and Victoria’s health department boss to front hotel quarantine inquiry. Follow today’s news and updates Full Australian Covid stats; Covid restrictions … Read More

Coronavirus Australia live update: unemployment rate falls as Victoria records 28 new Covid cases and NSW five

Queensland registers one new case of Covid as Scott Morrison announces new energy plan that diverts funding away from renewables. Follow all today’s news Follow our global coronavirus live blog … Read More

Coronavirus Australia live update: regional Victoria restrictions to ease as state records 42 Covid cases and NSW seven

Victoria reports no deaths; South Australia to open borders to flights from the ACT. Follow all today’s news Follow our global coronavirus live blog Latest NSW Covid-19 hotspots; Qld hotspots … Read More

Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria records 43 new Covid cases and nine deaths as NSW reports 10 cases

Rio Tinto boss Jean-Sébastien Jacques bows to investor pressure over Juukan Gorge debacle and will quit, along with two other senior executives. Follow live Follow today’s international coronavirus live blog … Read More

The NSW Nationals' threat to blow up the Coalition over koalas is as bizarre as it is misguided | Cristina Talacko

The state’s koala population could become extinct by 2050. This is not the time to water down protectionsThe New South Wales National party’s decision to make koalas casualties of a … Read More

Coronavirus Australia live: Victoria reports 113 new cases and 15 deaths and NSW records 12 cases

Senate censures aged care minister Richard Colbeck and security firms involved in guarding Melbourne quarantine hotels continue giving evidence at the state’s inquiry. Follow live news and updates today Follow … Read More

Australia coronavirus live update: Victoria records 70 new cases and five deaths while Senate passes jobkeeper 2.0

Daniel Andrews to reveal roadmap for easing restrictions on Sunday, while NSW reports 13 new cases. Follow all the updates, live Follow the global live blog Australian stats interactive NSW … Read More

Australia coronavirus live update: Victoria records 73 new cases and 41 deaths as NSW records 10 new cases

Figure of 41 deaths in Victoria includes 33 people who died in aged care but not reported until yesterday; legislation to extend but reduce jobkeeper and jobseeker payments will be … Read More

Australia coronavirus live update: Victoria records 23 Covid deaths and 113 new cases, with nine new cases in NSW

Queensland records two new cases, as Labor grills Coalition on aged care and PM discusses foreign relations bill. Follow all the latest news and updates, live Follow the global live … Read More

Coronavirus live update Australia: Victoria records 116 new Covid cases and 15 deaths as NSW reports three cases

Brisbane watches hotspots after youth detention centre outbreak, Victoria’s hotel inquiry continues and politicians gather in Canberra for the first time in 10 weeks. Follow today’s latest updates Follow the … Read More